Columbia Insurance Blog

Flood in the "Man Cave"
Flood in the "Man Cave" By John Olson in Home Insurance

Last Saturday torrential rains caused flash flooding along parts of the North Shore, including Lynn. Many cars, homes and businesses were impacted. A day or so later I was walking through Downtown Lynn... Read More

Tree Damage, Who's Responsible?
Tree Damage, Who's Responsible? By John Olson in Auto Insurance

It's very blustery in Lynn, MA today so I was not surprised when I got a call telling me that a tree limb had fallen on a car parked around the corner from my office. As I am always searching for a... Read More

Say Hello to Ice Dam Deductibles By John Olson in Home Insurance

As I mentioned last week last winter’s record-setting snowfall in MA resulted in unprecedented damage to homes and condos due to ice dams. As a result many insurance carriers have taken steps to mitigate... Read More